The City of Mississauga, in partnership with the City of Brampton and MMM Group, received
the Award of Excellence from the Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP) in the category of
Transportation and Infrastructure for the Hurontario/Main Street Study.
The award recognizes significant achievements in the field of
planning in 11 different categories. Planning projects are judged on
their excellence, innovation, impact on the profession, implementation potential and overall
The Hurontario/Main Street study is part of the Metrolinx Draft Regional Transportation Plan
and looks at how rapid transit service can be used along the Hurontario/Main Street corridor
between Port Credit in Mississauga and downtown Brampton. Improving transit service is one
element of this important study. Other components include:
- Developing appropriate land uses and urban design policies and initiatives to support rapid
- Identifying potential social, economic and environmental impacts of various rapid transit
routes and technologies.
- Ensuring residents and stakeholders play an active role in shaping the Mississauga future
of the corridor.